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  • Come meet a farmer at Farm City Celebration [Ellicott City]

    Come meet a farmer at Farm City Celebration [Ellicott City]
    The Howard County Farm City Celebration runs Saturday, Sept. 20, through Sunday, Oct. 5. This is a great opportunity for the public to learn about the county's rich agricultural heritage and meet local farmers through series of events and activities at...
  • Birth control bait-and-switch [Editorial]

    Birth control bait-and-switch  [Editorial]
    In what on the surface seems like a remarkable turnaround, a number of conservative Republican Senate candidates this year are supporting a proposal to expand access to birth control by making it available without a prescription as an over-the-counter...
  • Towson University works to curb longstanding issues with drinking

    Towson University works to curb longstanding issues with drinking
    One Towson University student drank so much alcohol he was unable to speak and threw up "without a pause" before passing out outside a nearby apartment complex, according to an anguished email his mother sent to university officials. Another student...
  • Obama to meet, raise money with connected advocate for Israel

    Obama to meet, raise money with connected advocate for Israel
    President Barack Obama, who is attempting to help Democrats maintain their grip on the Senate, will attend a fundraiser Friday at the home of a wealthy Baltimore hedge fund manager who has become one of the nation's foremost advocates for Israel. Howard...
  • New Youth's Benefit Elementary in Fallston will have a distinctive look

    New Youth's Benefit Elementary in Fallston will have a distinctive look
    With work beginning on construction of the new Youth's Benefit Elementary School building in Fallston, Harford County Public Schools is showing off an architectural rendering of what the new school will look like when it's finished in three years. School...
  • Healthy aging requires knowledge and skills

    "Let the adventure begin" is the 2014 theme for Active Aging Week, set by the International Council on Active Aging for Sept. 21 through 27. This year the ICAA is highlighting foot health, walking including walking groups, falls prevention, bone health,...
  • County sells 'eyesore' house with tax liens through auction house

    County sells 'eyesore' house with tax liens through auction house
    A run-down uninhabited house at 506 Locksley Road that has been the subject of complaints for the last two years from West Towson neighbors has been sold, County Councilman Marks said. "We're happy to get this resolved," said Marks, who represents...
  • Frank J. Russell, artist and volunteer

    Frank J. Russell, artist and volunteer
    Frank J. Russell, the former owner of a carpet company who was a longtime Salvation Army volunteer and an accomplished portrait artist, died of pneumonia Aug. 28 at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Towson. He was 79. "He was a very gifted artist, and there is...
  • Anne Arundel County health briefs

    Raccoon rabies project The county health department has begun its raccoon oral rabies vaccination project to immunize thousands of wild raccoons by placing approximately 85,000 rabies vaccine baits throughout the county. Trained bait teams, wearing...
  • Laurel-Beltsville Senior Activity Center sponsoring hat drive

    Senior Activity Locations: North Laurel 50+ Center: 9411 Whiskey Bottom Road Laurel-Beltsville Senior Activity Center: 7120 Contee Road City of Laurel Division of Senior Services: 422 Montgomery St. City of Laurel Robert J. DiPietro Community...
  • World comments that elicit a 'yep' or 'nope' [Commentary]

    World comments that elicit a 'yep' or 'nope' [Commentary]
    Sometimes, you come across a quote or phrase that jolts your sensibilities.  The words can be as deep and thought provoking as those supplied by Golda Meir below, or as mind numbingly ludicrous as those uttered by the Dartmouth College protesters of...
  • Federal agents spotted at One South Street

    Federal agents spotted at One South Street
    Federal agents from the Drug Enforcement Administration and the criminal investigation division of the IRS were seen inside the former Alex Brown Building at One South Street on Wednesday afternoon.  An IRS agent appeared to be standing guard inside the...